Combine a Malta family holiday with an English learning experience for you and your children.
Family holidays in Malta promise a good time for young and old, with several attractions and many things to do for all the family. Malta is a great place for learning English too, with English being a national language and over sixty language schools.
During your own family excursion time, discover these Malta attractions that are guaranteed to offer you great memories to cherish of your Malta family holidays.
1. Splash and Fun Park
This is the largest waterpark in Malta, complete with waterslides, a variety of swimming pools and more. A perfect way for the kids to spend a day with shrieks of laughter and wide-eyed exhilaration.
2. Mediterraneo Marine Park
Just next door to the Splash and Fun Park is the Mediterraneo Marine Park, an entertaining and educational way to meet a variety of marine creatures, reptiles and birds. You can swim with dolphins, see sea lions, exotic birds, reptiles and more.
3. Malta National Aquarium
Relatively new to the Maltese islands is the Malta National Aquarium, which invites the whole family to discover the Mediterranean underwater world in a fun and educational way. Discover what lies beneath Maltese waves while staying dry!
4. Bird Park Malta
More animals and nature to be discovered! At the Bird Park you will also meet antelopes, meerkats, deer, marmosets, snakes and other reptiles, and you can even volunteer to help out!
5. Malta Falconry Centre
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Another great option to encounter animals, the Malta Falconry Centre is a wonderful opportunity to meet birds of prey and understand how they are trained.
6. Popeye Village
Popeye Village offers a full day of theme park fun for all the family. Seasonally, the activities will vary. You will have access to the original Popeye film set, the cartoon museum, cinema, live animation shows, silversmith demonstration, mini golf, kids’ play area, splash pool and water games and much more. During the Christmas period you can also enjoy Santa’s Toy Town.
7. The Limestone Heritage Park and Gardens
The working of stone is a Maltese heritage, and at the Limestone Heritage Park and Gardens you can discover the history and the artisan aspect of sculpting and building. There are also many animals to enjoy at the gardens.
8. Ta’ Qali Crafts Village
Discover Maltese handicrafts and more at the Ta’ Qali Crafts Village. Watch how pottery is made, how glass is blown, how lace is made and the fine art of making silver filigree, among others.
9. Classic Car Museum
A delight for all, young and old, even those who are not particularly passionate about cars. At the Classic Car Museum, you will find a remarkable display of epic automobiles, complete with documentary cinema, a gift shop, and a cafe’.
10. Playmobil Funpark
Discover everything there is to know about one of the most delightful toys available to children since generations. Specific theme oriented zones full of Playmobil toys are available for toddlers and youngsters in the internal area, while outside there is space for water based activities, a good sized sand-pit, a playhouse and life-size Playmobil animals.
Planning a family-trip to learn English in Malta?
With the BELS Parent and Child Programme, for children 7 to 11 years old, English lessons for parents and children are held in the same building at the same time. Meanwhile, the BELS Juniors Family Programme includes afternoon and evening activities for your children, freeing up your time to do the things you want to do without the kids.
Contact us at [email protected] – we can help organise your courses, accommodation, airport transfers and leisure activities based on your desired budget.